Small explosive device detonated near MPD station in Northeast

A small explosive device was detonated by authorities outside a Northeast Washington police station Tuesday morning after a threat was called in, police sources say.

MPD officials say that a bomb threat was called into a station at 1805 Bladensburg Road NE early Tuesday morning.

Sources say that a small device was found in the back of the station, which was detonated.

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